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Loved ones’ anguished wait as fire victims are slowly identified

Families of the missing were still showing up at the Alameda County Sheriff’s Office substation in Oakland, which has been turned into an assistance center. Community members volunteered to help or donated food. Coffee companies like Blue Bottle donated beverages.

Mass layoffs at Yelp, Eventbrite show coronavirus’ damage to SF tech

Smaller companies are more vulnerable to an economic downturn and other challenges from coronavirus compared to the tech giants, Colin Yasukochi, executive director of brokerage CBRE’s Tech Insights Center, previously told The Chronicle. More economic pain could widen the gap between the biggest tech companies and startups that are struggling.

World Health Organization chief hits back at Donald Trump saying don’t politicize the coronavirus crisis ‘if you don’t want many more body bags’ after president threatened to freeze millions in funds for ‘China-centric’ agency

But WHO said such bans were not needed, noting that ‘travel bans to affected areas or denial of entry to passengers coming from affected areas are usually not effective in preventing the importation’ of coronavirus cases, but may instead ‘have a significant economic and social impact.’

Coronavirus: Stephen King is sorry people feel ‘like we’re living in a Stephen King story’

King – like most Americans — is stuck inside during the outbreak, which has allowed him plenty of time to write. Getting sucked into his writing world has also been helpful in transporting away from his own thoughts of fear during the pandemic, he told the news organization.

HCC and Instructors Team Up To Help Hospital Workers

The efforts by Scobie and team are part of a larger undertaking happening around the state. Nearly 300 businesses, organizations and private citizens are working on over 500 3-D printers to make the shields daily and reach a goal of 20,000 shields in 20 days.

The Latest: Lakers GM Pelinka draws inspiration from Bryant

The centerpiece of Monmouth Park’s summer season is the $1 million Haskell Invitational on July 18. The winner of the 1 1/8 mile race earns a spot in the Breeders’ Cup Classic. It also will serve as a prep race for the Kentucky Derby, now slated for Sept. 5.

How to make a coronavirus face mask or covering at home using cloth or a bandana

The main issue at hand is the severe shortage of N95 masks, which help protect medical professionals like doctors and nurses from acquiring the coronavirus. Another type of medical-grade mask, surgical masks — which aren’t proven to effectively block out the tiniest particles that can transmit the respiratory virus — are also in short supply. […]

Jody’s Hot Dogs Feed A First Responder Becomes Huge Hit

Joliet’s AMITA Health Saint Joseph Medical Center has been one of the regular recipients of the donated meals. It’s a token of appreciation to the medical staff who are caring for the scores of coronavirus patients confined to a hospital bed or using a ventilator, Jody’s told Patch.

Hashtags and Human Rights: Activism in the Age of Twitter

Because of this, opposing voices called for in-depth analysis around the specificities of each situation, as well as questioning more broadly what was actually achievable. Jumoke Balgun claimed in The Guardian that “the United States military loves your hashtags because it gives them legitimacy to encroach and grow their military presence in Africa,” while Teju […]